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Portuguese translation: estado-providência

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13:02 Jul 26, 2000
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: welfare state
The sentence is: "America, born as a free country, has been transfigured into a welfare state..." Everywhere I've looked up says "estado de bem-estar" but I'm sure the author refers to a country where the government controls people's lives. Is there a term for this in (Brazilian)Portuguese?
Andrea Holcberg
Portuguese translation:estado-providência
Explanation:
A traduçao oficial da Uniao Europeia é estado-providência.

Boa sorte,

Mizé
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Maria Jose Anastacio
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estado-providência


Explanation:
A traduçao oficial da Uniao Europeia é estado-providência.

Boa sorte,

Mizé


Maria Jose Anastacio
Local time: 05:29
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese, Native in EnglishEnglish
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Obrigada!
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